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ALS Doesn't Stop, Neither Do We

ALS Doesn't Stop, Neither Do We
The Indiana Chapter continues to provide programs and services to support families affected by ALS.
ALS Doesn't Stop, Neither Do We

The Indiana chapter continues to provide programs and services to support families affected by ALS.

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The ALS Association Indiana Chapter is proud to serve Indiana families in 92 counties. Discover the many ways you can support our mission.
Our Mission
To discover treatments and a cure for ALS, and to serve, advocate for, and empower people affected by ALS to live their lives to the fullest.
 
 
 
Get Involved With Us
Help create a world without ALS by getting involved in the way that best suits YOU! When you fundraise with friends and family you take us closer to discovering a cure.

Give Today for Hoosiers Battling ALS

Give a gift to sustain the Chapter's programs and services to empower all those living with ALS. TOGETHER WE CAN DEFEAT ALS!  CLICK HERE to give and support Hoosiers living with ALS.  

ALS Today and Tomorrow Webinar Series

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 4TH at 2PM EST.

With featured guest, Dr CYNTHIA L. BODKIN, Co-Director of the Indiana University ALS Certified Treatment Center of Excellence @IU Health

Description: ALS Clinical Studies Update (Alexion, Anelixis, Cytokinetics, Metabalomax, Medicinova, Appelis) and a Q&A Session.

Missed this webinar? View the recording HERE:

https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/_gFv66aItKUJdbOu0B_VVyf_QVJ6ohyyHkHR50qwK7BNqSkjkfGvgLn2Hvwzlu1q.Y_1PG5xXb7SIo5Zh

Access password: 1mN&m4=e

Dr. Bodkin's Presentation: http://webin.alsa.org/site/PageServer?pagename=IN_8_patient_family_services

Previous Webinars:

MarchAssistive Technology Options for People with ALS (slides) and video, featuring Alisa Brownlee, ATP, CLIPP, CAPS, WSP, Assistive Technology Specialist, The ALS Association National Office and Greater Philadelphia Chapter.

MayRespiratory Challenges and Options in ALS  (slides) and video, featuring Cynthia Knoche, RRT, BBA, The ALS Association, Director of Chapter Care Services.

July: The ALS Association's Research Strategy and Portfolio (slides) and video, featuring Dr. Kuldip Dave, Vice President of Research, The ALS Association.

Bob Kravitz Golf Outing

SAVE THE DATE! June 13th, 2022. More information on next year's golf outing coming soon!

Kent Dickerson Ring of Honor

An exclusive giving society created in partnership with Kent and Sandy Dickerson and Elaine and Eric Bedel.  The Kent Dickerson Ring of Honor was formed to provide funding for essential support for Hoosiers living with ALS.  For more information visit 

SAVE THE DATE! Cruisin' to A Cure for ALS - May 1st, 2022

The 6th Annual Cruisin' to A Cure for ALS will be held again in Lawrenceburg on May 1st, 2022. $37,500 was raised last year in memory of Carlos Lawrence that had 927 cars from 8 states. Huge thanks to Logan Lawrence, the Lawrence Family, and City of Lawrenceburg for raising much needed money and awareness for ALS. $126,000 has been raised in 5 years.

ALS Heroes Unite: It's time for the 2021 Indiana Walk to Defeat ALS!

Join the Chapter for this year's state-wide Indiana Area Walk.  This exciting event is scheduled for Saturday, September 11 at Victory Field in Indianapolis for the entire state of Indiana. Plan to join us in person or WALK YOUR WAY - in your home, neighborhood or local park.  Our Walk will kick off at 10AM EST.  But, before we set out, we will come together at 9:45AM EST, either virtually on Facebook or in person at Victory Field, for a special opening ceremony in celebration of the Hoosiers ALS Heroes battling this disease.  

Don't miss this year's Walk to Defeat, as we come together on One Day, for One Walk for One Cause ...to DEFEAT ALS!


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Resources

Whether you’re newly diagnosed, navigating your journey with the disease, caring for a person with ALS, or researching the cure, there are resources to support you.

Let us help you and your family cope with the day-to-day challenges of living with ALS.

For People with ALS

Learn about our grant program, upcoming scientific meetings, and opportunities to collaborate.

For Researchers

Caring for someone with ALS is hard work. We offer resources and support to help you.

For Caregivers
 
 
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Your gift will help The ALS Association support research to find a cure for ALS and provide much-needed services to patients and their families. By becoming a part of The ALS Association family and making your gift today, you will help sustain hope in thousands of people affected by ALS.